HUNTING THE NORTHERN LIGHTS - BY CAR
This is our most popular tour and it is all about Northern Lights hunting. You'll spending time finding the best location for Aurora viewing. We start the trip in our headquarter and we'll give you an understanding of the phenomenon. After an informative start on the evening we will head out in the dark night in our comfortable WV and hunt the green flames.
Time: 19:00-23:00 - daily
Periode: 15.Sept. - 15. April
Lenght: 4 - 5 hours
Price: 1545 NOK (Children under 12 years: 750 NOK)
A confortable and safe ride in our VW Highline 4WD Multivan
Warm drinks and snacks
Starting point Our Explorer Store in the city centre. 50 meters from Scandic Hotel and 100 meters from Thon Hotel. Other places on request.
This tour is all about exploring the Northern Lights and you'll spend the almost 4 hours finding the best location for aurora viewing. We'll meet up at our Explorer Store. We will start the evening with an informativ brief, where we'll give you an understanding of the phenomenon, local Northern light history and an update on the weather forecast and what we can expect on today's tour. It's possible to buy woolen clothing, hats and sweaters in our Explorer Store before departure.
After an informative start on the evening we will head out in our comfortable van. We can't tell you beforehand where this tour takes you other than that we will follow the weather forecast and drive away from the city to a location where there's total darkness. If the sky is clear, you might be lucky enough to see a spectacular Northern Light blaze on the night sky.
This Northern Lights tour takes you out of Alta city centre, far from the city lights to observe this fascinating natural phenomenon. We search for the Northern Lights by heading to secluded areas only accessible by car and local knowledge. Groups are small and private, with 2-6 guests + guide.
We can not guarantee northern lights on our tours. Here in the arctic it is nature and weather that determines, as it has been doing for thousands of years. Our guide will nevertheless give you a memorable and informative evening.
Phone: +47 909 83 186